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  • Saturday, July 21, 2012

    MSG+ to Commemorate National Baseball Hall of Fame Inductions With “Halls Of Fame Classics” Marathon

    Saturday, July 21 Starting at 10:00 a.m.

    18 Back-to-Back Episodes from the Series Featuring Hall of Famers Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Nolan Ryan, George Brett, Carlton Fisk, Yogi Berra, Ted Williams, and More…

    Marathon Ends with Episode on 2012 Inductee Ron Santo

    New York, NY (July 19, 2012) – MSG+ will celebrate the 2012 National Baseball Hall of Fame inductions, which will take place Sunday in Cooperstown, NY, with a “Halls of Fame Classics” marathon – featuring one-on-one interviews with Hall of Fame baseball legends – on Saturday, July 21 starting at 10:00 a.m.

    The special day of programming, which includes 18 back-to-back 30-minute episodes of the Emmy Award-winning MSG Original series hosted by veteran broadcaster Fran Healy, will begin with a tribute to 13-time All-Star Harmon Killebrew and wrap-up with an episode dedicated to 2012 inductee Ron Santo. Additional Hall of Famers that will be featured in the marathon include: Ted Williams, Yogi Berra, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Johnny Bench, George Brett, Duke Snider, Al Kaline, Nolan Ryan, Catfish Hunter, Phil Rizzuto, Carlton Fisk, Richie Ashburn, Steve Carlton, Roberto Alomar and Ozzie Smith.

    Below is the full schedule for MSG+’s “Halls of Fame Classics” marathon on Saturday, July 21:

    10:00 a.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: Harmon Killebrew - "Walking the Hall"
                                        Minnesota Twins, First Baseman; HOF Class of 1984

    10:30 a.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: Duke Snider
                                        Brooklyn Dodgers, Center Fielder; HOF Class of 1980
                                        
    11:00 a.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: Al Kaline
                                        Detroit Tigers, Right Fielder; HOF Class of 1980

    11:30 a.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: Richie Ashburn
                                        Philadelphia Phillies, Center Fielder; HOF Class of 1995

    12:00 p.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: Hank Aaron
                                        Milwaukee Braves, Right Fielder; HOF Class of 1982

    12:30 p.m.                   Halls of Fame Classics: George Brett
                                        Kansas City Royals, Third Baseman; HOF Class of 1999

    1:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Ozzie Smith
                                        St. Louis Cardinals, Shortstop; HOF Class of 2002

    1:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Carlton Fisk
                                        Chicago White Sox, Catcher; HOF Class of 2000

    2:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Roberto Alomar
                                        Toronto Blue Jays, Second Baseman; HOF Class of 2011

    2:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Steve Carlton
                                        Philadelphia Phillies, Pitcher; HOF Class of 1994
                                        
    3:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Johnny Bench
                                        Cincinnati Reds, Center Fielder; HOF Class of 1989

    3:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Catfish Hunter
                                        Pitcher; HOF Class of 1987

    4:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Nolan Ryan
                                        Texas Rangers, Pitcher; HOF Class of 1999

    4:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Willie Mays
                                        San Francisco Giants, Center Fielder; HOF Class of 1979

    5:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Phil Rizzuto
                                        New York Yankees, Shortstop; HOF Class of 1994

    5:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Yogi Berra
                                        New York Yankees, Catcher; HOF Class of 1972
                            
    6:00 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Ted Williams
                                        Boston Red Sox, Left Fielder; HOF Class of 1966

    6:30 p.m.                     Halls of Fame Classics: Ron Santo
                                        Chicago Cubs, Third Baseman; HOF Class of 2012
                            

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